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Sprint owner’s pursuit of DreamWorks boosts stock 30 percent

Shares of DreamWorks Animation rose almost 30 percent on Monday after news of a proposed acquisition by Japanese telecommunications giant SoftBank Corp. SoftBank, which controls Overland Park-based Sprint Corp. and recently dropped a bid to acquire T-Mobile US Inc., has offered to buy the studio for $32 a share, according to a person familiar with the talks.

Onelife Fitness opens Sunday in the Power & Light District

Onelife Fitness took a vacant 34,000-square-foot space at 1261 Main St., above Cosentino's Market Downtown, for its first Midwest location. Kansas City’s new Onelife has some of the latest fitness equipment, including TVs built into the cardio machines and a half basketball court.

Onelife Fitness opens Sunday in the Power & Light District

Onelife Fitness took a vacant 34,000-square-foot space at 1261 Main St., above Cosentino's Market Downtown, for its first Midwest location. Kansas City’s new Onelife has some of the latest fitness equipment, including TVs built into the cardio machines and a half basketball court.

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Alibaba’s stock is anything but child’s play

All those dollar signs surrounding this Chinese Internet titan, along with its imaginative name, have piqued the interest of many kids. Parents shouldn’t bet the college fund, but there are several ways to own a piece of Alibaba and turn the investment into a learning experience for your new investor.

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Waddell & Reed Financial tops the rankings

The Overland Park mutual fund manager has outpaced rivals in attracting investors’ dollars by its strong performance and variety of offerings. And the Ivy Funds, which Waddell manages alongside its Waddell & Reed Funds, had a big hand in this year’s showing.

Waddell & Reed Financial tops the rankings

The Overland Park mutual fund manager has outpaced rivals in attracting investors’ dollars by its strong performance and variety of offerings. And the Ivy Funds, which Waddell manages alongside its Waddell & Reed Funds, had a big hand in this year’s showing.

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